Alcohol Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games  

Jacob Shelton
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The drinking game is one of the greatest ways to pass the time with your friends on a slow Friday night. There are a ton of drinking games for movies, but if you want to get crunk you’ve got to pull up the best songs to go with your drinking.

Every one of the following songs for drinking games will absolutely get you plastered, so please play in moderation. And a few of these drinking games are for experts only, so if you’re a lightweight you should should stick to the less intense tracks on this list of music drinking games because we don’t want you to get alcohol poisoning. 

Before you start up one of these drinking games here are some tips to make sure you have the best time possible: Drink plenty of water, there’s no rule against staying hydrated. Choose one type of alcohol and stick to it. If you start switching things up in the middle of Black Betty you’re going to regret it. Take breaks, there’s a pause button for a reason.

Now that you’re significantly informed and you’ve got your drink of choice, press play and start drinking. 

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Drink every time:
- Ladies, drink whenever Sting sings "Roxanne"
- Fellas, drink whenever Stings sings "Red Light"
- When anyone feels weird about Sting's faux Jamaican patois. 

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Thunderstruck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- EXPERT LEVEL: Whenever the word "thunder" is said you have to chug your drink until the next time the word thunder is repeated. 
- Whenever "girls" or "ladies" are brought up
- If someone in your group starts air-guitaring everyone takes a drink. 

 

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Single Ladies (Put A Ring On I... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- Ladies drink every time Beyonce sings "single ladies" 
- Fellas, whenever Bey says that you "should have put a ring on it" then it's your turn
- Everyone drinks when you're told to put your hands up.

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Who Let the Dogs Out is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- The Baha Men ask who let the dogs out
- Someone barks or howls
- Whenever one of your friends is like, "But who really did let the dogs out?"

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We Are the World is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- Pull up the video on YouTube and everyone chooses the name of a singer. Whenever your singer takes a solo, drink.
- Someone sings "world" or "children"
- The word "choice" is sung

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Jamming is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games
Jamming

Drink Every Time:
- The word "jammin'" or a derivative of such is sung
- Bob is curious about your thoughts on jammin'
- Bob suggests that he'd like to specifically jam with you.

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Good Vibrations

Drink Every Time:
- You hear the phrase "good vibrations"
- There's a dynamic shift
- That one friend says, "You know that's not actually a theremin."

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Billie Jean is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time:
- Michael sings "Billie Jean"
- Michael sings "he he he"
- There's a "whoo" or other guttural noise
- You think that kid might be his son

 

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I Like It is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games
I Like It

Drink Every Time: 
- Cardi B says "diamonds"
- A singer with a new accent drops a verse
- Cardi B says her own name

 

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My Humps is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- Anyone says "humps"
- The words "trunk" or "junk" are sung
- Fergie sings "drama"
 

 

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Call Your Girlfriend is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- The word "girlfriend" is sung
- Robyn gives breakup instructions (this is technically the entire song so pace yourself)
- Robyn low-key brags about how she's better than your girlfriend. 

 

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Black Betty is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time:
- The singer says "Black Betty" 
- There's a drum solo
- There's a key change


 

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Hey Ya is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- Andre 3000 sings "Hey Ya"
- The music stops
- Ladies, drink when Andre 3000 says "now ladies"
- Fellas, drink when Andre 3000 says "now fellas"
- The word "alright" is sung
- The phrase "shake it" comes up

 

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Walk It Talk It (Featuring Dra... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games
Walk It Talk It (Featuring Drake)

Drink Every Time:
- Someone says "Walk" or "Talk"
- Someone says "Hey," or "Whoo"
- There's a description of jewelry

 

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Boys Are Back in Town is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- The boys are back in town 
- The word "chick" is sang
- "Johnny's Place" or "Dino's Bar & Grill" gets a shout out
- You're asked to "guess who's back in town" (hint: it's the boys)

 

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In My Feelings is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games
In My Feelings

Drink Every Time: 
- Drake sings a different woman's name
- Drake sings that he's "down for you always" 
- A different brand is mentioned (Henny, Netflix, Benny)

 

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Bye Bye Bye is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time:
- Someone sings the word "bye"
- Fellas, drink when someone sings "lie"
- Ladies, drink when someone sings "fool"

 

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One More Time is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- You hear the phrase "one more time"
- The words "celebrate" or "music" are sung
- Guys, drink when you hear "oh yeah"
- Ladies, drink when you hear "alright"
 

 

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Best of You

Drink Every Time:
- Dave Grohl has a confession to make
- Dave Grohl says the word "best"
- You have to turn the volume down because the song gets super loud out of nowhere. 

 

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Rock Lobster is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games
Rock Lobster

Drink Every Time:
- Someone sings "rock lobster"
- A new dance is mentioned (twisting, frugging, and rocking)
- A different fish or sea creature is mentioned


 

 

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Closing Time is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- The phrase "closing time" is sung
- The listener is instructed as to how to leave an establishment
- That one friend is like, "You know this song is about childbirth right?"

 

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I Really Like You is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games
I Really Like You

Drink Every Time: 
- Carly says "really"
- Carly asks if you like her the way she likes you
- Carly thinks things are moving too quickly
- Carly is unsure about how she's gotten into a specific position

 

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Wildest Dreams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- Taylor sings "wildest dreams"
- She brings up how tall her ex is.
- You hear about "red lips"
- She describes her dress

 

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Take On Me is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- A-Ha sings the phrase "take on me"
- The singer hits that super high note
- Your friends try to hit that super high note

 

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Greased Lightning is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- Someone says "greased lightin'" 
- You can't tell if someone's describing a car or a woman's body
- There's a handclap solo

 

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Call Me is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time:
- Debbie Harry sings "CALL ME!"
- Debbie Harry gives you instructions for how to treat her and what kind of sheets in which to roll her.
- Debbie Harry sings in another language.

 

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Whip It is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time: 
- The word "whip" is sung
- When you're instructed as to how to whip something
- The word "shape" is sung


 

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Video Games is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Songs That Make For Unbelievably Awesome Drinking Games

Drink Every Time:
- Lana Del Rey says the word "You"
- She makes a reference to any kind of game – pool, darts, video games, etc.
- She sings "now you do."

 

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Drink Every Time: 
- The word "doot" is sang (You may want to chug throughout the chorus to make this easier)
- Stephen Jenkins makes a thinly veiled drug reference
- Whenever you're unsure about whether or not Stephen Jenkins is rapping or not
- You hear the word "bump

 

 

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Chun-Li

Drink Every Time: 
- Nicki mentions a different brand
- A fictional character or group is mentioned (Lara Croft, X-Men, Storm, etc)
- There's a basketball reference